Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 7:20pm
A controlled burn at Fort Indiantown Gap sent clouds of smoke wafting through the air as far north as Danville and Bloomsburg Thursday evening, officials say.
Reports from Lebanon... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 4, 2013 - 3:46pm
DANVILLE — About a half dozen people who skipped jury duty without valid excuses were called before a judge Thursday to explain themselves.
All were made to stand before the bench... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 2, 2013 - 2:34pm
BLOOMSBURG — Two former Bloomsburg University field hockey players were sentenced to short stays in prison for the October 2011 beating of another young woman downtown.
Lauren... READ MORE »
Last Updated: April 1, 2013 - 3:00pm
WILKES-BARRE — Seven-time DUI offender Theodore “Teddy” Luciw was sentenced to 5-10 years in state prison for the January 2012 drunk-driving accident that killed 84-year-old widow Rachel... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 28, 2013 - 4:07pm
SHAMOKIN TWP. — A Mount Carmel driver crossed over the double-yellow lines on Route 61 and crashed head-on into a dump truck, police say.
Jonathan Morgante, 28, was headed north... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 26, 2013 - 7:57pm
BLOOMSBURG — A drug dealer who fled from a police raid by jumping out of a second-story window was found guilty Tuesday of peddling heroin in the Berwick area.
Malik Muhammad was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 25, 2013 - 5:40pm
BLOOMSBURG — The second man wanted in connection with a pistol-whipping and robbery last week turned himself in Monday.
Samuel Andre Jeannot, 22, is one of two men accused of... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 25, 2013 - 5:22pm
RALPHO TWP. — Several people were injured Monday afternoon in a three-vehicle wreck on Market Street outside Elysburg.
A Ford Mustang was partially crushed under the front of a... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 22, 2013 - 6:41pm
POINT TWP. – Two people were killed in a violent crash on Route 11 about halfway between Danville and Northumberland Friday morning, police say.
Faye M. Kieffer, 85, Dornsife, was... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 21, 2013 - 2:25pm
BLOOMSBURG — Thieves broke into two local businesses last night, smashing windows and making off with a game console and controllers before setting off an alarm that alerted police.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 19, 2013 - 7:24pm
NUMIDIA — A teenager was injured when he was thrown from the small utility vehicle he was driving in the woods here Tuesday and had to be flown to the hospital for his injuries, police... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 19, 2013 - 8:01pm
HUNTINGTON TWP. — A man escaped his burning home in his pajamas and stocking feet early Tuesday afternoon, moments after he turned on his propane-fired furnace and black smoke belched... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 19, 2013 - 3:21pm
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — A truck driver told police he blacked out at the wheel on Route 11 here on Tuesday, causing his truck to veer off the road and crash onto the railroad tracks... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 19, 2013 - 10:50am
Many area schools have announced a delay in school opening times this morning, due to icy roads. Northwest Area has closed for the day, according to the list at wnep.com. Here is the... READ MORE »